gene variants
Domestication’s Downsides for Dogs
Domestication’s Downsides for Dogs
Ashley P. Taylor | Dec 21, 2015
The selection of traits suitable for human companionship may have dragged along some unfavorable alleles.
Autism in the Genes
Autism in the Genes
Jef Akst | Jul 22, 2014
Researchers determine that heritability outweighs non-genetic risk factors when it comes to the developmental disorder.
Genetic Deodorant
Genetic Deodorant
Jef Akst | Jan 18, 2013
People carrying a certain gene variant that dictates fresh underarms are less likely to wear antiperspirant.
New Genome Resource
Edyta Zielinska | Jul 11, 2012
Members of the Personal Genome Project have created software aimed at helping researchers tease apart genetic differences between individuals.